In response to the winter weather advisory for frigid temperatures for the next several days, the Village is offering temporary shelter for residents in need of this service. If you, a family member or neighbor are in need of such assistance, please go to Village Hall (447 N. Catherine Avenue). During normal business hours (8:30 a.m. to 5:00), the Village Hall lobby will be open and a staff member will assist you. After hours, please use the red call box in the main entrance foyer to contact our local dispatch center (LTACC). An officer will respond to provide further assistance
If you have family members that live in other communities, you may wish to contact their local police departments, who can assist you in identifying nearby warming centers. Click here for a list of warming shelters in Cook County.
BEDS Plus (708-354-0858) also has several locations that provide free, safe, overnight shelter. Daily operations are from 7:00 pm - 7:00 am. Please see the schedule of locations below.
Sundays: St Louise de Marillac Church (Colonnade Room) 1112 Raymond, La Grange Park
Mondays: St. Francis Xavier Church (Joyce Hall) 145 N. Waiola, La Grange
Tuesdays: St. Barbara Church, 8900 Windemere Ave. Brookfield
Wednesdays: St. Hugh Parish, 7939 43rd St, Lyons
Thursdays: First United Methodist Church (Rose Garden Entrance) 100 W. Cossitt, La Grange
Fridays: St. Barbra Church, 8900 Windemere, Brookfield
Saturdays: First United Methodist Church (43rd Street Entrance) 4300 Howard, Western Springs
BEDS Day-Time Support Center is open Monday through Friday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm at Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 203 S. Kensington, La Grange (2nd Floor).
For emergency assistance, please call the Village's Emergency Dispatch Center at 9-1-1.